What is the Save Data Transfer Tool?

The Save Data Transfer Tool, available from March 28th 15:00 CET 2013, is a free application that allows you to transfer save data from a retail version of Nintendo 3DS software to the downloadable version of that same software.

Notes:

  • It is not possible to transfer save data from the downloadable version of software to the retail version, or transfer save data between two copies of the software (retail or downloadable).
  • Once save data has been transferred, it will be deleted from the retail version of the software and cannot be transferred back.
  • An Internet connection is required to transfer save data.

If you would like assistance downloading the Save Data Transfer Tool from Nintendo eShop, click here.

If you would like assistance using the Save Data Transfer Tool, click here.